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Chester Precautionary Boil Water Advisory Area Reduced

Environment

February 10, 2016 6:17 PM

ENVIRONMENT--Chester Precautionary Boil Water Advisory Area Reduced
The Department of Environment has reduced the area included in a precautionary boil water advisory for Chester.

Wildlife Lecture Series at Wildlife Park

Natural Resources

February 10, 2016 1:13 PM

NATURAL RESOURCES--Wildlife Lecture Series at Wildlife Park
Nova Scotians can enjoy a series of free monthly talks about wildlife at the Shubenacadie Provincial Wildlife Park.

Province Honours Joseph Howe for 2016, Raises Heritage Day Flag

Communities, Culture and Heritage

February 10, 2016 10:20 AM

COMMUNITIES, CULTURE AND HERITAGE--Province Honours Joseph Howe for 2016, Raises Heritage Day Flag
The province's new Heritage Day flag flew today, Feb. 10, for the first time in advance of the Heritage Day 2016 statutory holiday on Monday, Feb. 15.

Provincial Government Offices In Cape Breton Remain Closed Today, Feb. 9

Executive Council

February 9, 2016 10:21 AM

EXECUTIVE COUNCIL--Provincial Government Offices In Cape Breton Remain Closed Today, Feb. 9
Due to the weather, provincial government offices in Cape Breton will remain closed today, Feb. 9.

Provincial Government Offices Delay Opening Today, Feb. 9

Executive Council

February 9, 2016 5:25 AM

EXECUTIVE COUNCIL--Provincial Government Offices Delay Opening Today, Feb. 9
Provincial government offices will delay opening until 10 a.m., today, Feb. 9, in Annapolis, Digby, Kings, Lunenburg, Queens, Shelburne, Yarmouth, Cumberland, Colchester, Antigonish, Guysborough, Pictou, Hants and Halifax counties, including Metro Halifax.

Y.Z. v. Halifax Regional Municipality

Human Rights Commission

February 8, 2016 12:21 PM

HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION--Y.Z. v. Halifax Regional Municipality
An independent Nova Scotia human rights board of inquiry in the case of Y.Z. v. Halifax Regional Municipality is scheduled to begin on Wednesday, Feb. 10.

Decision Made on Outstanding Items Within Northern Pulp's Appeal

Environment

February 8, 2016 12:08 PM

ENVIRONMENT--Decision Made on Outstanding Items Within Northern Pulp's Appeal
Environment Minister Margaret Miller has made a decision on the outstanding items within Northern Pulp's appeal of its industrial approval.

Provincial Government Offices to Close Early Today, Feb. 8, Due to Storm

Executive Council

February 8, 2016 10:49 AM

EXECUTIVE COUNCIL--Provincial Government Offices to Close Early Today, Feb. 8, Due to Storm
Provincial government offices in Yarmouth and Shelburne counties will close at noon today, Feb. 8, due to the storm.

Weekly Traffic Advisories

Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal

February 5, 2016 12:13 PM

TRANSPORTATION/INFRASTRUCTURE RENEWAL--Weekly Traffic Advisories
CONTINUING WORK

Agreement Supports New Governance Model in Pictou County

Municipal Affairs

February 5, 2016 11:04 AM

MUNICIPAL AFFAIRS--Agreement Supports New Governance Model in Pictou County
Municipal Affairs Minister Zach Churchill signed an agreement today, Feb. 5, with four municipalities in Pictou County to support a new governance structure.

Open Data Portal Launched

Premier's Office

February 5, 2016 10:44 AM

PREMIER'S OFFICE--Open Data Portal Launched
Nova Scotians now have free, easy access to a wealth of government data.

La première année du Plan d'action en matière d'éducation apporte des améliorations dans les classes

Education and Early Childhood Development

February 4, 2016 2:18 PM

ÉDUCATION ET DÉVELOPPEMENT DE LA PETITE ENFANCE--La première année du Plan d'action en matière d'éducation apporte des améliorations dans les classes
Les élèves et les enseignants de la Nouvelle-Écosse verront un plus grand nombre de changements positifs en 2016 dans le cadre de l'engagement du gouvernement visant à réorienter, à rebâtir et à renouveler le système d'éducation.

Improvements in Classroom Highlights Year One of Action Plan on Education

Education and Early Childhood Development

February 4, 2016 1:07 PM

EDUCATION/EARLY CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT--Improvements in Classroom Highlights Year One of Action Plan on Education
Nova Scotia students and teachers will see more positive changes in 2016, as part of government's commitment to refocus, rebuild and renew the education system.

I-3 Technology Start-Up Competition Provincial Winner Announced

Innovacorp

February 3, 2016 8:07 PM

INNOVACORP--I-3 Technology Start-Up Competition Provincial Winner Announced
NOTE: A brief description of the winners is available at https://innovacorp.ca/news/i-3-zone-and-sector-winners-2015-2016.
A Chester-based company that turns municipal waste into valuable products is receiving a $100,000 seed investment from Innovacorp to take its technology to market.

Precautionary Boil Water Advisory Issued for Chester

Environment

February 3, 2016 7:47 PM

ENVIRONMENT--Precautionary Boil Water Advisory Issued for Chester
The Department of Environment issued a precautionary boil water advisory today, Feb. 3, for Chester. The advisory is for homes and businesses within the boundaries of Central Street to Water Street and from Union Street to South Street.

Payroll Rebate Approved

Nova Scotia Business Inc.

February 2, 2016 10:31 AM

N.S. BUSINESS INC.--Payroll Rebate Approved
Nova Scotia Business Inc. (NSBI) has approved a business development incentive, in the form of a payroll rebate, for Oxford Frozen Foods Limited.

Shubenacadie Sam Makes Winter Prediction

Natural Resources

February 2, 2016 8:07 AM

NATURAL RESOURCES--Shubenacadie Sam Makes Winter Prediction
Spring will come early, according to a prediction made today, Feb. 2, by Nova Scotia's famous groundhog, Shubenacadie Sam. The furry forecaster came out of his hut and did not see his shadow. Folklore says that means a shorter winter.

COMMUNITIES, CULTURE AND HERITAGE–-Bursary Supports Gaelic Language Learning for Nova Scotians

Communities, Culture and Heritage

February 1, 2016 2:01 PM

COMMUNITIES, CULTURE AND HERITAGE–-Bursary Supports Gaelic Language Learning for Nova Scotians
Nova Scotians are once again getting the chance to further their study of Gaelic language and culture in Scotland.

New Glasgow Office Closed

Community Services

February 1, 2016 1:50 PM

COMMUNITY SERVICES--New Glasgow Office Closed
The Department of Community Services office located at 161 Terra Cotta Dr., New Glasgow, is closed today, Feb. 1, due to a power outage.

Victoria County, Traffic Advisory

Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal

February 1, 2016 11:25 AM

TRANSPORTATION/INFRASTRUCTURE RENEWAL--Victoria County, Traffic Advisory
VICTORIA COUNTY: Foyles Bridge, Baddeck

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